Posse News Archive

Posse Los Angeles News Archive

Spring 2014

100 Los Angeles Youth Receive College Scholarships at Awards Ceremony

​On January 9, Posse Los Angeles held its 12th annual Awards Ceremony at the iconic Paramount Pictures Theatre. One hundred Scholars were formally inducted into the Posse family, including the first Pepperdine University Posse from Los Angeles. Read More

Spring 2014

UCLA Alumnus Lands Prestigious White House Internship

Posse alumnus Erick Quintero’s initiative and determination have landed him in Washington, D.C. as a White House intern in the office of communication. Read More

Spring 2014

Kalamazoo Scholar Leads Social Entrepreneurship Initiative

​As co-president of Enactus, a campus group that promotes social entrepreneurship, Kalamazoo College Scholar Edwin Salvatierra is working to make a lasting impact in the Kalamazoo, Michigan, community. Read More

Spring 2014

City of Los Angeles’ Revenue Manager Advocates for Posse

​As revenue manager for the City of Los Angeles, Monique Earl understands the economic impact of education. She is a strong advocate for Posse as a member of the Posse Los Angeles Leadership Council, a professional mentor for Scholars, and she was instrumental in the planning of Posse’s successful Casino Night fundraiser in 2013. Read More

Winter 2014

Cassidy Turley Sponsors Golf Tournament to Benefit Posse Los Angeles

In September 2013, Cassidy Turley, a leading provider of commercial real estate services, organized and sponsored a day-long golf tournament at the historic Calabasas Country Club to benefit Posse Los Angeles. Read More

Winter 2014

Power of 10 Celebrates Growth of Posse Los Angeles

In October 2013, Posse Los Angeles hosted its fourth annual Power of 10 fundraiser at the SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills. Read More

Winter 2014

Scholar Discovers Legal Passion through Internship

Tulane University Scholar Carlos Abarca discovered his passion for legal advocacy as a criminal investigation intern at the Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights, a nonprofit law office whose advocacy helps young people achieve their legal and life goals. Read More

Winter 2014

Altegra Health Board Member Supports Los Angeles Scholars

Since joining the Posse Los Angeles Advisory Board in 2012, Greg Sinaiko, an entrepreneur in the health care industry, has become deeply involved as a volunteer and a fundraiser. Posse recently asked Greg to share more about his commitment to Posse’s mission. Read More

Fall 2013

Los Angeles Celebrates Largest Graduating Class

In July, Posse Los Angeles celebrated its largest graduating class of 62 Scholars with an Alumni Induction event at the Bonaventure Brewing Company. Read More

Fall 2013

Casino Night Draws New Posse Supporters

In July, the Posse Los Angeles Leadership Council hosted the first Posse Los Angeles Casino Night at the 717 Olympic 8th Floor Clubhouse. Read More

Los Angeles Advisory Board

James Wilcox, Chair

Eric Beckman
Lorenz Cisne
Jim Evans
Susan Goldsmith
Lee Hutter
Linda Jahnke
Jonathan Larsen
T’Shaka Lee
Russell P. Levine
Jamal Matthews
Joseph Mazza
Sandra Lee Montgomery
Ty Ondatje
Bill Pisani
Eric Schiffer
Greg Sinaiko
Rajneesh Vig
Jim Vincent

Tamara Y. Craver, Director

Los Angeles Partner Colleges + Universities

Bucknell University
Dickinson College
Grinnell College
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Kalamazoo College
Middlebury College
Northwestern University
Pepperdine University
Syracuse University
Tulane University
University of California, Berkeley
University of Wisconsin-Madison